youngling definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- a young person; youth
- a young animal or plant
- Now Rare a novice
Origin: Middle English yongling ; from Old English geongling, diminutive akin to German jüngling, Old Norse ynglingr: see young and amp; -ling
youngling definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A young person, animal, or plant.